Get Well Peonies!

Hello Everyone!

Today’s Card is 4th in the Artistry Blooms DSP Series!

I am going to change gears here

and see if I could soften up the DSP…

…here is one idea!

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I am using the NEW Prized Peony Stamp Set and Peony Dies!

This DSP, looked to me, as if it were snowing or raining!

I choose rain over snow!!!!!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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I love the Smoky Slate Ink for the inside!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:
Rich Razzleberry– base, 5.50″ x 6.50″ scored @ 2.25″ front panel, 3 1/8″ x 4″

Whisper White– mats, left- 2″ x 4.25″ front panel mat, 2 7/8″ x 3.75″
inside: left panel, 1.50″ x 3.75″ center panel, 1.75″ x 5.25″
main inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″ scraps for stamping the greeting and front peony

DSP:    Artistry Blooms DSP:
Left front panel, 1.75″ x 5″
front center panel, 2.50″ x 3.50″
inside strip, .25″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:
Prized Peony– all peonies
Inspiring Iris– greeting and inside sentiment

INKS:
Rich Razzleberry– front Peony
Smoky Slate– inside peonies
Memento Tuxedo Black– greeting and inside sentiment

STAMPIN’ BLENDS:
Light Rich Razzleberry– front peony stem and leaves
Light Rococo Rose– front peony flower

TOOLS:
Big Shot– die cutting machine
Peony Dies– front peony
Stitched So Sweetly Dies– greeting banner

A Peek at the Card, again!

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The swatch is the reverse side of the DSP used on the Card!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings to you ALL!

Global Birthday Wishes!

Hello Everyone!

So exciting!

Today is the 3rd Card in the Artistry Blooms DSP Series!

I made another ‘Globe’ like Card!

 

Here is Today’s Card!

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I used Gold Foil Sheet and die cut the globe stands!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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That scripty thing, next to the sentiment, is also

on the impressed strip, on the front of the Card.

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEAUSRES:

CARDSTOCK:

Garden Green- 5.50″ x 6.50″ scored @ 2.25″       front panel, 3 1/8″ x 4 1/8″

Pear Pizzazz- one globe

Granny Apple Green- the other globe

Daffodil Delight- inside globe and the strip, on the front and inside

Old Olive- strip under greeting

Gold Foil Sheet- globe stands

Whisper White- left front mat, 2″ x 5.25″         front panel mat, 3″ x 3.75″

inside panel, 4″ x 5.25″          greeting banner, 3/8″ x 2 3/8″

DSP:

Artistry Blooms DSP- left front panel, 1.75″ x 5″      front panel, 2.75″ x 4″

inside strip, .25″ x 5.25″

STAMP SETS:

Party With Cake- retired, greeting and inside sentiment

Beautiful World- swirls by sentiment

INK:

Memento Tuxedo Black- greeting and inside sentiment

TOOLS:

World Map Dies- 3 globes, the 2 globe stands, slotted strips,

Old Olive banner, under front globes

 

Here is the Card, again!

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The DSP swatch, next to the card,

is the reverse of the DSP, used on the Card!

 

Tomorrow is another Day! Until then…Blessings to you ALL!

Beautiful World Birthday Wishes!

Hello ALL!

Today’s Card is the Second in the Artistry Blooms DSP’ series!

I do have to say, I really like this brush-stroke look on this page of the DSP!

 

Here is the Card!

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Love this!

 

Here is the inside of the Card!

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I die-cut the globe and strip from Bermuda Bay Cardstock!

I really like Bermuda Bay and Night of Navy together!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Night of Navy- card base, 5.50″ x 7″ scored @ 2.75″

front panel, 3″ x 4″

Whisper White- inside mat, 3.75″ x 5″    front left panel mat, 2.50″ x 5″

scrap pieces to stamp compass, globe, and greeting banner.

Old Olive- front, horizontal strip, under globe

Bermuda Bay- globes, and strip on front and inside

DSP:

Artistry Blooms- left front panel, 2″ x 5″     front panel, 2.75″ x 3.75″

inside strip, .25″ x 5″

STAMP SETS:

Beautiful World- globe, globe stand, compass

Itty Bitty Birthdays- greeting

Perennial Birthday- inside sentiment

INKS:

Old Olive- greeting

Bermuda Bay- front globe

Misty Moonlight- compass, greeting and inside sentiment

Early Espresso- globe stand

TOOLS:

1″ Circle Punch- compass

Big Shot- die-cutting machine

Smooth Sailing Dies- greeting banner

World Map Dies- Old Olive strip under globe, Bermuda Bay strip on front and inside,

globes, and globe stand

ACCESSORIES:

Gold Mini Brad- compass center

Here is the Card, again!

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The swatch is to show the reverse side of this DSP!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings to you ALL!

Artistry Blooms in Nautical!

Hello Everyone!

Over the next 6 days…

I will be doing a Series here with the Artistry Blooms DSP!

I pulled the DSP and matched it up with Cardstock

for the bases, and made them ‘fancy folds’ too!

Then came the matting and cutting the DSP to size!

In the last pictures of all the Cards, I will show a ‘swatch’

of the reverse side, of the DSP, I used on the Card!

Here is the Day 1 Card!

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This DSP page, just spoke ‘nautical’ to me!

For the lighthouse, boat and compass, I used the

New 2020-2022 In Color-Misty Moonlight Ink!

Here is the inside of the Card!

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For the front and inside mats, I used the Balmy Blue Cardstock!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEAUSRES FOR THIS CARD:

CARDSTOCK:

Pacific Point- card base, 5.50″ x 6.50″ scored @ 2.25″

front offset panel, 3.25″ x 4.25″

Balmy Blue- mats, left panel- 2″ x 5.25″       center panel- 3″ x 4″

inside mat- 4″ x 5.25″

Whisper White- greeting banner, 1″ x 2.50″ stamped and the die-cut

4″ x 5.50″ piece to stamp lighthouse, boats, and compass. All the die-cut

inside panel, 3.75″ x 5″

Night of Navy- scrap to die-cut compass hands

DSP:

Artistry Blooms- left front panel, 1.75″ x 5″      center panel, 3″ x 4″

inside strip, .25″ x 5″

STAMP SETS:

Sailing Home- lighthouse, boats, and compass

Picture Perfect Birthday- inside sentiment

Itty Bitty Greetings- greeting

INK:

Misty Moonlight- all stamping

TOOLS:

Big Shot- die-cutting machine

Smooth Sailing Dies- lighthouse, boats, greeting banner, and compass hands

1 3/8″ Circle Punch- compass

ACCESSORIES:

Sailing Away Trinkets- ships wheel

Silver Mini Brad- to attach hands to compass

Here is the Card, once more!

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The swatch is what the reverse side of the DSP, used on the Card!

Tomorrow’s Card- I will also be using the

NEW Beautiful World Stamp Set and World Map Dies,

with the Artistry Blooms DSP!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings to you ALL!

Birthday Wishes from the Garden…!

Hello Everyone!

I am going to be playing with some Z-fold cards!

I saw a card on the web and I saved a picture of it but,

there were no instructions, how to make this card!

I studied the picture for awhile and I think I figured it out!

 

Here is my Card!

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This is how it looks all folded up for mailing!

 

Here’s one view, opened!

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Squeee! I love this!

 

Another view, from another angle!

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I am so happy with the results!

 

Here is the back of the Card!

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This is where I will address the recipient, and sign the Card!

 

HERE ARE THE STOCK AND MEASURES:

CARDSTOCK:

Just Jade- card base, 8.50″ x 5.5″ scored @ 2 1/8″ and 4 1/4″

Whisper White- back panel, 4″ x 5 1/4″

Two- 4″ x 5 1/4″ pcs. to stamp pots with flowers, watering can, gloves, hand spade and boots.

Flowers and leaves are stamped without the pots, separately. All are fussy-cut out.

Poppy Parade- one banner

Shaded Spruce- one banner

Window Sheet- 2 pieces cut 1/2″ x 3″ score hard on each end @ 1/2″ fold ends in same direction (these will be inside the fence, to adhere the floral pieces to look like they are in a garden!

DSP:

Tranquil Textures DSP- retired, front pcs- one piece cut 4″ x 5 1/4″ (right side panel)

two pieces cut 2 1/8″ x 5 1/4″ (two left side panels)

I had a piece of Wood Textures DSP, retired, left over in my stash.

I glued 2 pieces cut @ 1/2″ x 6″ together to measure 8″ scored @ 4 1/4″ and 2 1/8″

You can use, any wood grained piece of DSP, you have on hand

cut 3 pieces at 1/2″ x 8″ scored @ 4 1/4″ and 2 1/8″ (fence slats)

Cut 4 pieces at 1/2″ x 2″ (work bench top and 3 fence posts)

Cut 3 pieces 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ (3 work bench legs, behind boots)

STAMP SETS:

Gifts From The Garden- floral and pots, watering can, gloves, boot, hand spade

Bonanza Buddies- greetings/sentiments

Garden Shed- pot, watering can, and sentiment on back panel

INKS:

Shaded Spruce- greetings/sentiments, front and back, plant pot and watering can on back panel

Poppy Parade- gloves and boots

STAMPIN’ WRITE MARKERS: 

Hand Spade: color the stamp, then huff on it, and then stamp on Whisper White Cardstock

Poppy Parade- hand spade’s handle

Basic Black- hand spade

Pots and Flora: color the stamps, huff on it, then stamp onto Whisper White Cardstock

You will stamp only one set with pots, then stamp 3-4 sets of just the flora

Color the stamp and huff, stamp the leaves, when finished, fussy-cut the flora out!

Soft Suede- to color the pots

Old Olive- all plants on card front

Soft Sea Foam- one flora has flowers

TOOLS:

Paper Snips- fussy cut all pots and flora, watering can, gloves, and boots

Big Shot- die-cutting machine

Bonanza Dies- the two banners

Here is the Card again!

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I am pleased how this Card turned out!

 

The Card below is made by Stampin’Up! demonstrator Bronwyn Eastley,

from Australia, This is her Card, I CASEd!

Z fold garden box

I loved Bronwyn’s Card, as soon as I saw it!

I made a copy of this picture and it’s been in a folder for about 9 mos.!

I decided to CASE this…I loved how it turned out!

 

Until the next Post…Blessings to you ALL!